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  1. Fair Isle(Noun)

    A traditional knitting technique used to create patterns with multiple colours.

  2. Origin: Name of a tiny island between the Orkney Islands and Shetland Islands.


  1. Fair Isle

    Fair Isle is an island in northern Scotland, lying around halfway between mainland Shetland and the Orkney islands. It is famous for its bird observatory and a traditional style of knitting.

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